Why is jazz music important to America?

Answer Jazz's importance is due to its status as a new art form created only by Americans, making it unique to the American history of arts. Jazz is also vital to understanding the history of black people... Read More »

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Why is jazz music socially&culturally important?

Louis Armstrong was a major influence on American culture. Being the most famous and influential musician of "American's greatest cultural achievement," in the words of PBS, Armstrong, and others s... Read More »

The History of Jazz Music in America?

America's history of jazz music includes many historical components: the history of cultural influences, the history of musicians, the history of instruments, the history of jazz styles and the his... Read More »

How are jazz dance&jazz music connected?

Jazz has remained a popular musical and dance style because of its ability to reflect cultural changes while holding on to its original flair. Jazz music and jazz dance originate from the simple de... Read More »

History of Jazz Dance in America?

Jazz dance was one of the many art forms that came out of the Harlem Renaissance during the 1920s in America. The large population of African-Americans migrating from the South to Harlem after Worl... Read More »